fan control mechanism 500w

Fan Control Mechanism, 240V, 500VA, Electronic

Catalogue Number: 32E500FM
fan control mechanism 500w
Colour: White Electric
Colour: Per UOM Std.
  • Black 1 PCE
  • Cream 1 PCE
  • White Electric 1 PCE
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      220...240 V
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      rotary knob
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        Do you have a fan controller that can control multiple fans? 

        Yes, we do have  a fan controller that can control multiple fans. The part number is 32E500FM.

        Are the 32E500FM available to fit into a Saturn plate?

        No. Unfortunately, there is no specific Saturn version of the 32E500FM, although it can be fitted to a Saturn communication wall plate such as a 4032VH with a 30 series switch mechanism.

        What is the code for a dimmer knob only for 32E500FM?


        Is part number 80E500FM module 3 speed?

        Part number 80E500FM is single speed module.

        Is there a spare knob for Clipsal Fan Speed controller 32E500FM

        spare knob: 32V400F-KB

        Can 32E500F variable speed fan controller be used to dim lights?

        Unfortunately not, it cannot be used as a dimmer.  32E500F is only suitable for motor loads.

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        What Fan speed controller can be used to control multiple fans

        The 32E500FM-WE can take up to 500W or up to 8 Clipsal Airflow series ceiling fans.
        For more information on this product range please visit the Clipsal web site on the link provided

        What is the part number for the knob to suit the 32E500FM-WE?

        The part number for the Knob to suit the 32E500FM series is a 32EFAN-KB-A
        For more information regarding this product please visit the Clipsal web site on the link provided
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        What is the fan controller mech, that can handle more than 1 fan?

        The 32E500FM is capable of controlling up to 8 fans.

        Is the Clipsal 32E450UDM available in black?

        The 32E450UDM is only available in white

        Does the 32E500FM-WE need an Seperate Isolator switch?

        yes it does. Also helps with two way switching.

        what is the min. load for 32E450TM dimmer ?

        20W is the minimum load required as per spec sheet

        Was your old dimmer 32E450LM a trailing edge or leading edge?

        The dimmer 32E450LM was a leading edge dimmer.

        Is the 32E400M leading edge or trailing edge?

        This dimmer pre-dates were there was a distinct difference between leading and trailing edge dimming. It was based on a similar structure to a leading edge dimmer however wasn't classed as either method. If you are considering changing your lights over to LED's it is recommended to replace the dimmer as well.
        The recommended part number is a 32ELEDM.
        • Optimised dimming range for smooth control of dimmable LED loads, no configuration required
        • Short circuit and thermal overload protection
        • Suitable for 1-way or 2-way switching applications
        • 400W
        • 22-240V AC
        • 30 Series Mechanism to suit Standard, 2000, C2000 SC2000 series switch plates
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        Is the 32E500FM-WE a 3 speed fan controller with off?

        No, for 3 speed with off, use the following part number: 30CSFM-WE

        What is the knob to suit the dimmer 32E450LM dimmer?

        The part number is 32E400-KB-WE

        What is the alternative for 1920S450L-FB

        Use the 1920S450T-FB and swap the dimmer mech for a 32E450LM

        Does the 32e450UDM come in black?

        No unfortunately only white you will need to buy the knobe seperatley in black.

        What is the part code for a Clipsal Universal dimmer mechanism 250V 450W

        Part code is 32E450UDM

        What is the code for a Clipsal 32E450UDM dimmer knob?

        32E400-KB-WE (White)

        Can 110v be applied to a Clipsal 32E450LM ?

        No, the device only works on 240v.  Has electronics that control the dimmer.

        What is the maximun LED load that the 32E450UDM can dim?

        The maximun LED load that the 32E450UDM can dim is 300W.

        Some of the key features are:
        • 30 series standard range
        • Mounting center: 84 mm
        • 0 to 45 deg C
        • Separately switched compact modular dimming mechanism.
        • Soft start operation
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        What is the warranty period for the 32E450UDM?

        The warranty period for the 32E450UDM is 2 years from date of installation.

        Can universal dimmer, 32E450UDM control fan loads?

        Yes  32E450UDM can control small motor loads. Details of the compatible small motor load is as follows:
        - Exhaust fans (shaded pole induction motors).
        - Ceiling fans (split-phase induction motors).
        For further information, please visit

        What is the part number for the C-Thru fan controller for ceiling fans?

        The part number for the C-Thru fan controllers is 32E500FM
        For more information on this product please follow the link provided to the Clipsal Website.
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        What is the part number for a trailing edge dimmer to fit the prestige range

        There is no Trailing edge dimmer for the Prestige range but this can be made out of a 30 series dimmer in the prestige adapter clip - 32E450LM + P30Z

        Does the 31E2PUDM-WE do two way dimming.

        PUDM is not appropriate for two way. Can only have a dimmer on one end. That dimmer must be a rotary non-intergrated, in-line with a standard switch 32e450udm and a 30m mechanism.
        Please see brochure for entire range of pushbutton dimmers and features.

        How long is the warranty on Clipsal Leading Edge dimmers?

        The warranty is 2 years.

        32E450LM Light Dimmer, Leading Edge, 450VA, Series 30, Series 30
        The Clipsal 32E450L series dimmer is a separately switched, compact, modular dimming mechanism rated at 450W (1.8A). The unit utilises state-of-the-art leading edge dimming technology to provide full control of incandescent lighting and iron core (wire wound) transformer based low voltage lighting. The 32E450L series dimmer is suitable for use in any new installation, but is also retro fittable, and may be used to replace a standard switch in any existing installation
        32E450LM replaces 32E450L, 2032E450L, C2032E450L, SC2032E450L and SL2032E450L.
        Key Features
        • 30 series standard range
        • Leading edge phase control
        • Mounting center: 84 mm
        • 0 to 40 deg C
        • Separately switched compact modular dimming mechanism
        • Wall or architrave mounting options and a wide range of plate styles/colours available
        • Suitable for 1-way or 2-way operation
        • Suitable for incandescent (tungsten filament) lamps
        • Suitable for low voltage downlights using iron core (wire wound) transformers
        • Soft start operation and preset minimum brightness
        • Over temperature compensation
        • Fitted with suppressors to minimise radio frequency interference
        • Complies with Australian and international EMC standards
        For further information on this product range please visit the Clipsal website on the below link

        Does the 31E2PUDM-WE do 2-way dimming?

        Unfortunately this does not do 2 way dimming.
        We do not have a push button dimmer in our range which does at this time.
        If you want 2 way dimming, you need to use a 32e450udm and a 30m series mechanism which will only give you a dimmer on one side of your 2 way switching.

        Please go to the website via the following link and check under the Documentation Tab for more information.